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Finding the Money: 5 Ways to Finance Your New Business

Finding the Money: 5 Ways to Finance Your New Business

When I talk with women, financing the purchase of their franchise is almost always one of their major considerations. There are a number of ways to do achieve this; Here’s a quick review of the most popular ways businesses get financed.SavingsThe first and most obvious option is to look at your savings. If you have mutual funds, bonds and/or stock market investments, you can liquidate (taxes will be incurred) and apply towards your franchise. Many people feel more secure investing in their own abilities - which they can control - rather than the unpredictability and lack of control inherent in the markets. If your portfolio exceeds the amount of money you need, you can simply borrow against y

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